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Can you ski if you have osteoporosis?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine

In brief: Wouldn't.

Skiing is pretty rough on the body.
I'd be concerned that if someone with Osteoporosis went skiing and fell, some bone would surely break. Wouldn't take the chance.

In brief: Wouldn't.

Skiing is pretty rough on the body.
I'd be concerned that if someone with Osteoporosis went skiing and fell, some bone would surely break. Wouldn't take the chance.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Dr. Dean Giannone
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Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Difficult question

Depending how bad your osteoporosis is any excessive trauma can increase you risk for fracture.
My best answer is be careful.

In brief: Difficult question

Depending how bad your osteoporosis is any excessive trauma can increase you risk for fracture.
My best answer is be careful.
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
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